rhetoricus

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ῥητορικός (rhētorikós).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

rhētoricus (feminine rhētorica, neuter rhētoricum, comparative rhētoricōteros); first/second declension

  1. rhetorical, or or pertaining to rhetoric or a rhetoritician

Declension[edit]

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative rhētoricus rhētorica rhētoricum rhētoricī rhētoricae rhētorica
genitive rhētoricī rhētoricae rhētoricī rhētoricōrum rhētoricārum rhētoricōrum
dative rhētoricō rhētoricō rhētoricīs
accusative rhētoricum rhētoricam rhētoricum rhētoricōs rhētoricās rhētorica
ablative rhētoricō rhētoricā rhētoricō rhētoricīs
vocative rhētorice rhētorica rhētoricum rhētoricī rhētoricae rhētorica

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References[edit]

  • rhetoricus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • rhetoricus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • rhetoricus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • (ambiguous) to add rhetorical, dramatic embellishments to a subject: rhetorice, tragice ornare aliquid (Brut. 11. 43)